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Lesson 21 – Fast Food

Lesson 21 – Fast Food 快餐Kuàicān Do you like eating fast food? How many times do you eat fast food in a week? Do you know that the Americans eat the most fast food because it is fast, convenient and inexpensive? … Continue reading

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Lesson 20: I am going to Beijing next week

我下星期去北京      Wǒ xià xīngqí qù běijīng   Have you been to China? Have you seen the Forbidden City in Beijing or The Great Wall of China? These are the must see places in China if you ever go there for … Continue reading

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Lesson 19 : What are you doing?

你在做什么?Nǐ zài zuò shénme?   How have you been? We hope everyone is good and ready for our lesson for today. In this lesson, we will learn how to ask the question “What are you doing?” in Chinese and in … Continue reading

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Lesson 18: Who is the tallest? Who is the shortest?

谁最高?谁最矮? In our previous lesson, we learned the Chinese word 比. This word is used when we are comparing two things. For example, when we want to say “this apple is sweeter than that apple”, we say  这个苹果比那个苹果甜. Today, we … Continue reading

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Lesson 17: What is your hobby?

你有什么嗜好? Nǐ yǒu shénme shìhào   Happy New Year everyone. We hope your new year’s resolution is to master the Chinese language. We will do our best to help you fulfill this resolution.   For the second lesson of 2012, … Continue reading

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Lesson 16: I do my New Year shopping here

我在这儿办年货 Wǒ zài zhèr bàn niánhuò   As the Lunar New Year is approaching soon, we would like to take this opportunity to share with you the things we do during the festive season.  Lunar New Year is a festive … Continue reading

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Lesson 15: Can you speak Chinese?

您会说汉语吗? Nǐn huì shuō hàn yǔ ma   As there are so many languages in the world, it is really very difficult for a person to master all of them. I have known a person who can speak nine different … Continue reading

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Lesson 14: May I know how to get to the train station from here?

请问从这里去火车站怎么走? Qǐng wèn cóng zhè lǐ qù huǒ chē zhàn zěn me zǒu We will be learning how to ask for direction in this lesson. When traveling to a Chinese speaking country, it is better to learn some simple Chinese … Continue reading

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Lesson 13: This soup is too bland!

这个汤太淡了! Zhè ge tāng tài dàn le!     Have you ever cooked for your family or for someone special to you? How was the cooking? Did your family or the special person enjoy what you have prepared especially for … Continue reading

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Lesson 12: How old are you?

你今年多大?   Asking a person’s age is a very sensitive subject in the West as they feel that it is a very private matter. However, in countries like China, Japan, Korea, asking for a person’s age is part and parcel … Continue reading

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